Chairman Rada BNR IWonka Survila (Shymanets) born in 1936 year in Columns. With 1944 year — in Expatriation. Conductor in France Denmark, Spain. Currently lives in Canada. Has 2- daughters.
Graduated Higher Art School in Paris later — Linguistic office Sorbonne Institute (1959).
Apart from native language has more eight: French, Spanish, British, German, Danish, Latin, Norwegian, Polish.
In 1958-1965 years worked in Belarusian Editorial Spanish State Radio. With 1969 year and to last time worked anglo—French translator in Federal Government Canada.
Engaged painting, participated in art exhibitions.
In 1989 year organized Canadian Fund Assistance Victims Chernobyl in Belarus and surprise the its manage to moment election Chairman Rada BNR.